Peyton T. Taylor, Jr., MD

Peyton T. Taylor, Jr., MD Dr. Taylor, the Richard N. and Louise Crockett Professor Emeritus retired from clinical practice in December 2011. Since retirement, he has remained active in the Division. He serves as the Medical Director of the TeleColposcopy Program, is an active participate in the Gyn Oncology Tumor Board, and serves as a professional Gynecologic Oncology. He completed his Residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology and his Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Virginia after spending two years in Surgical Oncology at the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Taylor continues his involvement in East Africa, providing consultation in surgical training programs and investigations related to early detection of cervical cancer.

Specialty ~

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Special Expertise ~

Gynecologic Oncology

Awards ~

2007 – American Cancer Society-ACAC Pavilion Ball: Honorary Clinician
2000 – “Distinguished Alumnus Award”, The University of Alabama Medical Alumni Association
1996 – Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching , University of Virginia
1993 – Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO) Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Virginia
1984 – Robley Dunglison Award, (Outstanding Clinical Faculty Member), University of Virginia
1981 – University of Alabama Education of OB/GYN Residents Award

Education ~
1963 – University of Alabama
1968 – University of Alabama

Residency ~

1975 – University of Virginia

Fellowship ~

1972 – National Cancer Institute Clinical Associate (Surgery Branch)
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
1973, 1996, 1997 – Visiting Fellow (Gynecologic Oncology)
The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo, Norway
1977 – Fellow, Gynecologic Oncology
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
1979 – American Cancer Society, Junior Faculty Fellow,
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Certification ~

National Board of Medical Examiners (Parts I, II and III)
1978 – American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Parts I, II)
1981 -American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Certificate of Special Competence in Gynecologic Oncology (Parts I, II)
1994 – American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Voluntary Recertification
1969 to Present – License to Practice Medicine and Surgery, Virginia

Research ~

HPV genotyping in Northern Tanzania

Clinical Trials ~

Advisory and consulting roles